These may be the most newsworthy midterms in recent memory. Here's everything you need to know.
2018 is shaping up to be a corker for elections around the world, with ten in particular worth keeping an eye on, writes Charles Richardson.
If you were serious about "regime change" to promote democracy in the Middle East, you would start with Saudi Arabia, not Iran.
France's new President is playing a delicate game of balancing between centre-left and centre-right, but seems to know what he is doing.
According to David Marr, Hanson "is manageable, but we are not managing her".
Populist parties love to represent themselves as rule-breaking mavericks. But wherever they win office, they find themselves invariably having to work with established actors in order to get anything done.